BMI, Exercise and Stress Management
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This paper is comprised of three different papers. The first computes the body mass index (BMI) of four different individuals and classifies them as normal, overweight or obese. The second paper is an exercise prescription for a given patient based on the data provided. The third paper is an outline of a lecture, "Exercise in the Older Years for Stress Management."
From the Paper:"Paper 1: The Body Mass Index (BMI) is the ratio between an individual's weight in kilograms and the square of his height in meters (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [USPSTF], 2003). The Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI) (2005) uses the following categories to determine BMI categories: underweight (<18.5), normal (18.5-24.9), overweight (25-29.9), obese class I (30-34.9), obese class II (35.39.9) and obese class III (>= 40). In pediatric patients (age <18 y/o), physiologic maturity based on secondary sexual characteristics (i.e. Tanner Stage 5) determines whether adult or pediatric parameters for overweight/obesity screening will be used (ICSI,)..."
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